Chapter 5. Self-Healing Processes in Concrete

  1. Dr. Swapan Kumar Ghosh
  1. Erk Schlangen1 and
  2. Christopher Joseph2

Published Online: 14 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch5

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications

How to Cite

Schlangen, E. and Joseph, C. (2008) Self-Healing Processes in Concrete, in Self-Healing Materials: Fundamentals, Design Strategies, and Applications (ed S. K. Ghosh), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527625376.ch5

Editor Information

  1. ProCoat India Private Ltd., Kalayaninagar, Pune-411 014, India

Author Information

  1. 1

    Delft University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, P.O. Box 5048, 2600 GA Delft, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Cardiff School of Engineering, Queen's Buildings, The Parade, Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 3AA, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318292

Online ISBN: 9783527625376

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Keywords:

  • concrete;
  • Portland cement;
  • mortar;
  • autonomic healing;
  • autogenic healing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • State of the Art

  • Self-healing Research at Delft

  • Self-healing Research at Cardiff

  • A View to the Future

  • Acknowledgments

  • References